Design-intensive organizations leverage many types of security solutions to lessen, if not eradicate, loss of design data. While there are many solutions are deemed necessary due to the diversity of sharing systems, file formats, devices and locations, here is one solution that assures lifecycle-long protection of the CAD file – throughout the PLM cycle.
Product design is a long-winded process that involves multiple levels, applications and, importantly, stakeholders. More often than not, many important stakeholders would be from outside the organization – thus, sharing designs even before being patented may become a necessity. Obviously, design security is paramount. Is there a way to secure your design throughout its lifecycle without any major additional investments?